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With gratitude, Applegrove acknowledges the support of the following funders and donors in 2012/2013:

City of Toronto:

  • Children's Services
  • Investing in Neighbourhoods
  • AOCC Funding

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada:

  • Canada Summer Jobs

Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services:

  • OEYC Beaches-East York

Ontario Ministry of Health:

  • Elderly Persons Centres

Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities:

  • Summer Job Service

Public Health Agency of Canada:

  • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

TDSB and Ontario Ministry of Education:

  • Focus on Youth
  • Priority School Initiative

United Way:

  • Focus on Youth
  • Success by 6 ®

Alterna Savings, CNE, CP24-CHUM Christmas Wish, Excellence in Literacy Foundation, Hellmann’s Canada, OACAO, Toronto Rotary Club, Toronto Community Foundation, Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund, Unilever Canada.

The perinatal program, Helping Our Babies Grow, relies on staffing from Public Health and East End Community Health Services. Applegrove appreciates the support from on-site partners, S.H. Armstrong Recreation Centre, Pegasus, Woodgreen Woodfield Daycare, and Duke of Connaught Public School.


Generous sponsors at the “Golden Delicious” level included Zipcar;
at the “McIntosh” level: Ontario Heritage Trust and Jillinda Greene Real Estate;
at the “Crispin” level: Ontario Apple Growers, Toronto Professional Fire Fighters Association and Big Ben’s Junk Removal;
and at the “Apple Blossom” level: Dr. Deemar.

Agency partners who provided information and activities

  • S.H. Armstrong Recreation Centre
  • East End Community Health Centre
  • Toronto Premiere Gymnastics
  • Toronto Public Library, Gerrard-Ashdale Branch
  • Neighbourhood Link Support Services
  • Next Steps Employment Centre
  • Leslie Barns

SPA Night (Spring Pampering for Applegrove)

Thank you to all the supporters who made SPA Night such a success in 2013. Special thanks to the volunteers who planned the event, recruited practitioners, designed the publicity materials, solicited donations, collected gift bag materials, set up the rooms, welcomed and registered clients, served refreshments, ran the Silent Auction, and cleaned up afterwards!

* Johanna Carlo DC,
   Beaches Wellness Centre
* Bryan College of Applied Heath Sciences
* Janice Holsmer, Cardio Kick Fitness
* Marlene Kennedy, Yourbodytellsthetruth.ca
* Carmen Hughes, Carmen’s Touch
* COBS Bread – the Beach
* Renee Long, Craniosacral therapy and Reiki
* Marlene Gacser
* Essence Therapeutics for Living
* Linda Morey, Essential Rituals
* Fiorio at the Beach
* Garden’s Path
* Hair Ink Studio
* Barbara Schreiner-Trudel,
   Joy Here and Now
* Salon Fortelli & Spa
* Lick’s
* Lindt & Sprungli (Canada) Inc.
* Marca College of Hair and Esthetics
* Massage Addict
* Christine Loch, RMT
* North Beach Therapeutics / The Therapy Studio
* Kelly Greer, Nutrigal
* Dale Jones, Sole-itude Reflexology
* Tonia Vuolo, Designer
* TrendTrunk
* Unilever Canada
* Juancho Gotera & Ashley Weber,
   Upper Beach Health & Wellness
* Anna Durante Pereira,
   Vibrant Wellness Services
* Natalie Kirparisas,
   Vital Precision Dance Co. Inc.
* Timeless Nails & Spa
* Julia von Flotow,
   Kaizen Lifestyle Management
* Kew Beach Naturopathic Clinic
* Lassonde Juices

Pasta Fest

Thank you to Louise and May for organizing Pasta Fest 2013 and to our kind donors, dedicated volunteers and generous friends. Their support makes this annual event both fun and a huge fundraising success!

Special thanks to all the volunteers, anonymous donors, special guests, Casa di Giorgio (pasta donation) and Baron Byng Beaches Legion Hall (venue). Applegrove Community Complex sends out a heartfelt thanks to the following for their generous support of Pasta Fest 2013:

Ambiance Chocolat, Art Gallery of Ontario, Beach Kidz Kutz, Bumbleberry Kids, Canine Clips, Court Jester Pub, Dufflet Pastries Ltd., Druxy’s Famous Deli, Ed Mirvish Productions, Edward Levesque’s Kitchen, Fox Theatre, Gio Rana’s Really Really Nice Restaurant, Golden Griddle Restaurant, Home Hardware on Coxwell, Il Fornello, Jennifer Arima, Joy Bistro, Keg Restaurants Ltd., Kidz Lydz, Lazy Daisy Cafe, Leslie Jones Restaurant, Leslieville Cheese Market, L’ilbean n’ Green, Lindt & Sprungli (Canada) Inc., Lynn’s Lids, Louise Kool & Galt, Mandarin Buffet (Scarborough), Marina Rocks, Mars Diner (Beaches), Mastermind Educational Toys, Mushale Collection, Oliffe on Queen, Oliver & Bonacini, One of a Kind Craft Show, Ontario Science Centre, Parent Books, Renate Schober, Salon Fortelli, Shear Madness Hair Studio, Tango Palace, Thai House Cuisine, The Canadian Pie Co., The Chef’s House, The Famous Indian Cuisine, The Second City Toronto, Tim Horton’s, Timeless Nails, Toronto Argonauts, Trinity Greek Restaurant, Vicki Beard, Young People’s Theatre.